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    Online Resources

    by Subscription Databases
    The following are SUBSCRIPTION resources AND are in some cases password protected........Passwords are shared at parent nights and parent conferences.  If you lose your passwords, please email your classroom teacher or school librarian.
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    PebbleGo

    PebbleGo

    by Capstone Digital
    PebbleGo and PebbleGo Next are research databases of information on animals, earth and space, biographies, and social studies for curious elementary school readers. Grades K - 3 (Pebble Go) and grades 2-4 (PebbleGo Next).
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    PebbleGo Next
     
    PebbleGo Next
    by Capstone Digital
     
    PebbleGo Next is the next step in research for students grades 3 and 4. It includes States and American Indian study modules.
                   
      

     

    BrainPop

    by BrainPop
    BrainPop is a subscription database of animated educational videos for all curricular content.  Grades K - 4.  Home use for 7AM - 5PM.
     
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    One More Story

    by One More Story
    One More Story is a subscription based online library of the best of children's illustrated books set to music.

    Culture Grams

    by ProQuest
    CultureGrams database provides concise, reliable, and up-to-date country reports on 200 cultures of the world written by local experts.  Includes articles on the fifty United States and thirteen Canadian provinces.
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    World Book Online

    by World Book
    World Book Online provides the complete World Book encyclopedia plus multimedia, web links, periodicals, and more.
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    ProQuest

    by ProQuest LLC
    ProQuest provides access to information from periodicals, newspapers, multimedia and image collections, out-of-print books, dissertations, and scholarly collections in various formats with access to more than 9,000 publishers worldwide.
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    Recommended Websites and Web 2.0 Resources

    by Various Organizations
    The following are FREE resources that support instruction at Ordway School........
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    Epic e-books
     Epic! 
    An e-book library for kids ages 12 and under that includes fiction and nonfiction selections.
     
     code  Hour of Code
    Giving every child in every school the opportunity to learn Computer Science. 
           

    Webpath Express

    by Destiny Library Services
    Webpath Express is a search engine for kids.  Websites in results have been juried by librarians for quality and leveled for reading difficulty.
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    AR Bookfinder

    by Renaissance Learning
    Find out if your book has an AR quiz at the AR Bookfinder.
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    iPad App List

    by Common Sense Media
    It can be tough to figure out what apps to load onto tablets. This handpicked collection of apps is a good place to start. Each is highly rated and tuned well to the needs of teachers and students. There's a mixture of apps with tons of content that will keep students engaged and learning, tools for teachers to assess and manage classes, and opportunities for students to think, create, and share. 

    Kahn Academy

    by Kahn Academy
    Kahn Academy is a collection of free educational videos on many topics.  Particularly useful for math instruction.
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    XtraMath

    by Xtra Math Non Profit Organization
    Help your child master their basic math facts using XTra Math a free collection of effective, efficient, adaptive and intrinsically rewarding supplemental math activities.
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    Spelling City

    by Vocabulary Spelling City
    With Vocabulary Spelling City students can study and learn their word lists using vocabulary and spelling learning games and activities.
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    Storybird

    by Storybird Inc.
    On Storybird, you can create and share your own art-inspired short stories.
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    HistoryLink.org

    by History Inc.
    HistoryLink.org is a free online encyclopedia of Washington State Hist